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Board of Trustees approves contract to increase UI use of minority business vendors

By Samantha Jones Toal

March 16, 2016

The University of Illinois Board of Trustees approved a new contract aimed to attract more minority and female-owned businesses as vendors Wednesday.Under the approved purchasing initiative, 28 minority- and female-owned companies will receive three-year contracts to provide information technology services...

Dopapod to get funky at The Canopy Club

Dopapod to get funky at The Canopy Club

By Alexander Vassiliadis

February 6, 2014

Electronic funk jammin’ is the game, and Dopapod is the name. On Thursday, Eli Winderman (keyboards), Rob Compa (guitar), Chuck Jones (bass) and Scotty Zwang (drums) will hit The Canopy Club at 9 p.m. Three years young, Dopapod is an improvisational jam band that experiments with electronic funk. They are...